Jennifer Drews is a resident of Scottsdale, AZ has been in Arizona for almost 10 years and was born and raised in Minnesota before moving to the warmer climate. She was crowned United States of America’s Ms. Arizona in November 2019.
9 years ago, Jennifer started the Go Red for Women Ambassador board Phoenix chapter in conjunction with the American Heart Association, she has served as Board Chair and as a volunteer speaking about heart disease and raising money for heart disease research. She is also part of the board for the Red Dress Cocktail Party that holds an annual fundraiser that raises funds for heart disease education with the University of Arizona Medical School and Banner Heart Health Foundation. She also volunteers with the Sparkles Fun Beauty Pageant which is a local pageant for girls with disabilities.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Retail Merchandising and Management from UW-Stout in 1997 and a Master of Arts from Bethel University in 2002 in Organizational Leadership. Professionally, Jennifer is a Category Manager for Advantage Solutions where she provides insights and analysis for retailers to drive category growth. She is also involved in Network of Executive Women – Phoenix Region, where she is the Lead for the Membership committee.
In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys hiking, boating, traveling and hosting dinner parties for her friends.